Northland, Auckland and Coromandel: Fine spells and a few showers, becoming confined to Northland late tomorrow.
Waikato to Whanganui, including Bay of Plenty, Taupo and Taihape: Mainly fine, but scattered showers, mainly this evening and again tomorrow afternoon and evening.
Gisborne to Wairarapa: Partly cloudy, with a few drizzle patches tonight and tomorrow morning.
Manawatu to Wellington, also Nelson and Marlborough except the Kaikoura Coast: Fine and cloudy spells.
Buller to Fiordland: High cloud and scattered showers.
Kaikoura Coast, Canterbury Plains and Eastern Otago: Mostly cloudy with patchy drizzle, but fine spells tomorrow afternoon.
Inland areas of Canterbury and Otago, and all of Southland: Mostly fine with high cloud. Scattered showers about the ranges this evening and again tomorrow afternoon and evening.
Chatham Islands: Low cloud with patchy drizzle at times.
Sunday: North Island, mainly fine with isolated showers in the east, mostly cloudy elsewhere, with patchy drizzle turning to rain in Taranaki, and south of there at night. South Island, periods of rain in the west, with some heavy falls, isolated afternoon showers elsewhere, some heavy with isolated thunderstorms possible in eastern Otago and Southland.
Monday: Occasional rain for most of the North Island. Rain in the west and south of the South Island, possibly heavy falls. High cloud elsewhere.
Tuesday: North Island, showers becoming isolated in the west,clearing and fine spells increasing in the Bay of Plenty and the east. South Island, periods of rain in the west, a few showers elsewhere with a southwest change.
Chatham Islands: Mostly cloudy, with drizzle at times, with a period of rain on Tuesday. Northerlies strengthening on Monday, turning strong westerly for a time on Tuesday.